The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 656 539 469
Rank change year-on-year
-117 -70
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 264 510 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.47% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 1.10% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 230 434 496
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40062 46237 45967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.10% 42.19% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32794 37084 35828
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -138 258 £45,000 -5.26% 44
London -40 121 £50,000 -16.66% 16
South East -6 39 £35,000 -22.22% 7
North West -24 28 £40,000 -11.11% 10
West Yorkshire +14 26 £42,500 -24.77% 4
Yorkshire +13 26 £42,500 -24.77% 5
Manchester -8 24 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Hampshire +14 22 £35,000 - 4
Leeds +23 21 £42,500 -24.77% 4
Winchester +4 17 £35,000 - 2
East of England -3 14 £43,500 -8.42% 1
West Midlands -43 14 £43,750 -16.66% 1
City of London +43 12 £67,500 -5.26% 5
Staffordshire -24 10 £42,500 -19.04%
South West -30 10 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 9 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -12 9 £42,500 -19.04%
Berkshire +7 8 £80,000 +68.42% 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £72,500 -
Cambridge +10 5 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Suffolk -15 5 £35,000 -39.13%
Newbury - 5 £78,750 -
Cheshire +22 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Birmingham -23 4 £72,500 +123.07% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Chippenham - 4 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £37,700 -16.22%
Reading +9 3 £80,000 +10.34% 1
North East +5 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Tyne and Wear +1 3 £42,500 +6.25%

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 364 (60.47%) .NET
2 347 (57.64%) C#
3 334 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
4 303 (50.33%) SQL
5 271 (45.02%) SQL Server
6 229 (38.04%) JavaScript
7 209 (34.72%) HTML
8 204 (33.89%) ASP.NET
9 186 (30.90%) CSS
10 164 (27.24%) .NET Framework
11 160 (26.58%) Windows
12 159 (26.41%) MVC
13 153 (25.42%) OO
14 145 (24.09%) SOA
15 143 (23.75%) TDD
16 132 (21.93%) Web Services
17 124 (20.60%) Entity Framework
18 122 (20.27%) jQuery
19 121 (20.10%) Microsoft
20 111 (18.44%) ASP.NET MVC
20 111 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
21 100 (16.61%) HTML5
21 100 (16.61%) Computer Science
22 99 (16.45%) Software Engineering
22 99 (16.45%) Java
23 98 (16.28%) Visual Studio
24 97 (16.11%) LINQ
25 94 (15.61%) Unit Testing
25 94 (15.61%) Degree
26 93 (15.45%) Scrum

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 55 (9.14%) CMS
2 29 (4.82%) IIS
3 15 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 14 (2.33%) JBoss
5 13 (2.16%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.83%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.66%) Apache
8 9 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (1.33%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.33%) K2 blackpearl
10 7 (1.16%) concrete5
10 7 (1.16%) Drupal
10 7 (1.16%) WordPress
11 6 (1.00%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.00%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.66%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 41 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.16%) MS Office
4 4 (0.66%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.66%) MS Project
5 3 (0.50%) 3ds Max
5 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.83%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.66%) SAP GRC
5 4 (0.66%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.17%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.66%) SaaS
3 9 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.16%) GitHub
6 5 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
6 5 (0.83%) IaaS
6 5 (0.83%) PaaS
7 4 (0.66%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.50%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.33%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.15%) Firewall
2 20 (3.32%) HTTP
2 20 (3.32%) Skype
3 16 (2.66%) Internet
4 12 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.50%) SMTP
6 8 (1.33%) DNS
7 6 (1.00%) DHCP
8 4 (0.66%) RTP
8 4 (0.66%) SSL
8 4 (0.66%) TETRA
9 3 (0.50%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.50%) Intranet
9 3 (0.50%) LAN
9 3 (0.50%) WAN
10 2 (0.33%) ATM
10 2 (0.33%) DMZ
10 2 (0.33%) Extranet
10 2 (0.33%) SAN
10 2 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (45.02%) SQL Server
2 77 (12.79%) MySQL
3 54 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
4 50 (8.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 48 (7.97%) NoSQL
6 45 (7.48%) Relational Database
7 41 (6.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (3.49%) MongoDB
11 20 (3.32%) RDBMS
12 16 (2.66%) Hadoop
13 15 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (1.99%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (1.33%) Big Data
16 8 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (1.16%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 98 (16.28%) Visual Studio
2 90 (14.95%) Selenium
3 83 (13.79%) Git (software)
4 75 (12.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 74 (12.29%) NUnit
6 45 (7.48%) SoapUI
7 42 (6.98%) gulp
7 42 (6.98%) webpack
8 37 (6.15%) WebDriver
9 36 (5.98%) SpecFlow
10 33 (5.48%) HP UFT
11 30 (4.98%) JIRA
12 29 (4.82%) MSTest
13 26 (4.32%) JMeter
13 26 (4.32%) Subversion
14 21 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 19 (3.16%) Maven
15 19 (3.16%) ReSharper
16 17 (2.82%) Cucumber
16 17 (2.82%) TeamCity
General
1 93 (15.45%) Finance
2 56 (9.30%) Marketing
3 37 (6.15%) Banking
4 30 (4.98%) Games
5 24 (3.99%) Publishing
6 20 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.33%) Retail
8 12 (1.99%) Back Office
9 11 (1.83%) Advertising
10 10 (1.66%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.33%) Front Office
11 8 (1.33%) Legal
12 6 (1.00%) Electronics
13 3 (0.50%) Automotive
13 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.33%) Law
15 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 413 (68.60%) Developer
2 167 (27.74%) .NET Developer
3 139 (23.09%) C# Developer
4 92 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 77 (12.79%) Senior Developer
6 72 (11.96%) Software Developer
7 70 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 56 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 44 (7.31%) Architect
10 37 (6.15%) Analyst
10 37 (6.15%) Software Engineer
11 35 (5.81%) Java Developer
12 31 (5.15%) Lead Developer
13 27 (4.49%) SQL Developer
14 26 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 26 (4.32%) C# Software Developer
14 26 (4.32%) Web Developer
15 25 (4.15%) Test Automation Developer
16 24 (3.99%) .NET Software Developer
16 24 (3.99%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (60.47%) .NET
2 209 (34.72%) HTML
3 204 (33.89%) ASP.NET
4 186 (30.90%) CSS
5 164 (27.24%) .NET Framework
6 132 (21.93%) Web Services
7 124 (20.60%) Entity Framework
8 122 (20.27%) jQuery
9 111 (18.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 111 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 100 (16.61%) HTML5
11 97 (16.11%) LINQ
12 92 (15.28%) XML
13 88 (14.62%) WCF
14 67 (11.13%) AngularJS
15 66 (10.96%) Ajax
16 63 (10.47%) RESTful
17 58 (9.63%) CSS3
18 51 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 49 (8.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 100 (16.61%) Computer Science
2 71 (11.79%) Client/Server
3 61 (10.13%) Enterprise Software
4 53 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (7.31%) Inversion of Control
6 36 (5.98%) Blog
7 32 (5.32%) User Experience
8 26 (4.32%) iPad
9 23 (3.82%) W3C
10 20 (3.32%) Mathematics
11 16 (2.66%) Hedge funds
12 15 (2.49%) Management Information System
13 14 (2.33%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.83%) Algorithms
14 11 (1.83%) Clustering
14 11 (1.83%) Data Centre
15 10 (1.66%) Online Games
16 6 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
16 6 (1.00%) SWIFT
17 5 (0.83%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 160 (26.58%) Windows
2 44 (7.31%) Linux
3 33 (5.48%) Windows Server
4 22 (3.65%) Unix
5 20 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.16%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.83%) Android
9 9 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (26.41%) MVC
3 153 (25.42%) OO
4 145 (24.09%) SOA
5 143 (23.75%) TDD
6 99 (16.45%) Software Engineering
7 94 (15.61%) Unit Testing
8 93 (15.45%) Scrum
9 81 (13.46%) OOP
10 78 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (12.46%) BDD
12 74 (12.29%) Mentoring
13 67 (11.13%) Web Development
14 56 (9.30%) SDLC
15 48 (7.97%) Content Management
16 44 (7.31%) Test Automation
17 42 (6.98%) Test Scripting
17 42 (6.98%) Workflow
18 37 (6.15%) Migration
19 36 (5.98%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 347 (57.64%) C#
2 303 (50.33%) SQL
3 229 (38.04%) JavaScript
4 99 (16.45%) Java
5 70 (11.63%) T-SQL
6 36 (5.98%) C++
7 31 (5.15%) VB.NET
8 29 (4.82%) PHP
9 25 (4.15%) TypeScript
10 21 (3.49%) VB
11 19 (3.16%) Ruby
12 16 (2.66%) XAML
13 14 (2.33%) Python
14 12 (1.99%) Scala
15 11 (1.83%) C
16 10 (1.66%) PowerShell
17 9 (1.50%) VB6
18 8 (1.33%) Erlang
18 8 (1.33%) F#
18 8 (1.33%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 94 (15.61%) Degree
2 18 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.33%) MCSE
4 13 (2.16%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.33%) CCNA
5 8 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (1.16%) Brainbench
6 7 (1.16%) ISEB
6 7 (1.16%) Sun Certification
7 6 (1.00%) MCITP
7 6 (1.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.83%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.66%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.17%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.31%) QA
2 12 (1.99%) WAI
3 9 (1.50%) SLA
4 7 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.00%) ISO15022
5 6 (1.00%) ISO20022
6 3 (0.50%) HL7
7 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 27 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.33%) vCloud
5 6 (1.00%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (1.00%) vSphere
6 2 (0.33%) Xen
7 1 (0.17%) Docker
7 1 (0.17%) XenApp
7 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.00%) Capistrano
3 6 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (1.00%) WSUS
4 5 (0.83%) Ansible
4 5 (0.83%) Mesos
4 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.83%) SCCM
5 4 (0.66%) Puppet
6 2 (0.33%) SCOM
7 1 (0.17%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 121 (20.10%) Microsoft
2 85 (14.12%) Oracle
3 20 (3.32%) DevExpress
4 18 (2.99%) VMware
5 15 (2.49%) Cisco
6 13 (2.16%) SAP
7 12 (1.99%) Sybase
8 9 (1.50%) HP
8 9 (1.50%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.50%) Telerik
9 8 (1.33%) Sun
10 6 (1.00%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.00%) Google
10 6 (1.00%) Veritas
11 5 (0.83%) Cognos
11 5 (0.83%) Omniture
11 5 (0.83%) Remedy
11 5 (0.83%) Splunk
11 5 (0.83%) Tableau
12 4 (0.66%) FatWire
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 75000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 75000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 75000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 75000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + 20% bonus, flexible working hours, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London, City
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 8 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Pension etc.
Posted: 27 days ago